Open to: All teachers
Opportunity at a Glance: The Sustainability Coordinators lead their school’s Sustainability Plan, work closely with students to make real environmental changes at their school, and get involved in the NYC DOE’s many sustainability initiatives including Zero Waste Schools, Environmental Literacy, and energy conservation.
Event dates: Friday, September 30 – Deadline to nominate yourself as your school’s coordinator.
Location: Your school.
Take Action: Speak to your principal about becoming your school’s Sustainability Coordinator. Once designated, Sustainability Coordinators should follow these instructions to register themselves.
Image below: A poster by Olga Katrych, Grade 7, I.S. Bay Academy, Brooklyn, one of the 2016 energy conservation contest poster winners.